Fallen Angels

Book review by Monica Wyatt, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 15+

A violent but unvarnished portrayal of the war in Vietnam.

Parents say

age 16+

Based on 8 reviews

Kids say

age 14+

Based on 23 reviews

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Parents Beware

While this book is written at a deceptively easy reading level (about 5th grade) it is NOT for any age teen. There are plenty of good books about the Vietnam War that do not use vulgarity, profanity and graphic violence. The author didn't even serve in Vietnam -- it is entirely fictional. There is pervasive use of the F-word throughout, as well as describing cutting off a baby's head and plenty of other gore. Disturbingly, the main character decides there is no line between good vs. evil.
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age 18+

CURSE WORDS AND SUGGESTIVE THEMES

If you would actually take the time to read this book! So much profanity! Many nasty remarks on women. Hate. Use of alcohol and drugs. Please check what it is that your child is reading.

This title has:

Too much sex
Too much swearing
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